AAC Issue 39

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American Art Collector #39

January 2009

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Kevin Sloan

Lush life

88

Leonard Mizerek

Marine light

92

Vincent Giarrano

City life

96

Andrew Jones

Ruins of New York

100

Michael Workman

Beyond the surface

104

Dean Mitchell

Documenting present day

108

Philip Koch

Spirit of place

110

Richard Johnson

Captured in time

114

Melissa Peck

Familiar faces

118

Jim Rennert

Beyond the boardroom

122

Vadim Zang

Life in motion

124

James Van Fossan

Face forward

128

Regina Lyubovnaya

Romantic realism

132

Michael Carson

Musical musings

136

Valerian Mikhailovich Formozov

Russian Impressionist Master

140

Award Winner: Harry Ahn

Eye of the beholder

150

Power of Illusion

Trompe L'oeil artists

42

Calling Coast to Coast!

Each month we ask leading galleries coast to coast to tell us what's hot in their gallery and to identify the trends in their city.

44

The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide to Upcoming Shows



56

Art in the City of Angels

14th Annual Los Angeles Art Show

60

The Art Lover's Guide to Collecting Fine Art in Scottsdale, Arizona

In this issue, we explore the dynamic art community of Scottsdale, Arizona. Read which galleries are showing work by your favorite artists so you can plan your art collecting getaway.

182

Carolina Charm

Charleston Fine Art Dealers' Association’s 10th Fine Art Annual

184

Seasons of Color

November's Boston International Fine Art Show

186

Sold!

Who's buying whose art they first saw in this magazine.

50

Art at the crossroads

John O'Hern’s latest road trip takes him east for the ultimate Chicago gallery walk.

144

Robert LaDuke and Ted Polomis

Dreams and observations

156

25th Anniversary Show

Celebrating 25 artists

160

In Bloom

Thirty new floral paintings

164

Patty Forté Linna and Deborah Deonigi

Storyteller and poet

170

Gary T. Erbe

Bridging the gap

172

Homare Ikeda and Julia Fernandez-Pol

Organic imagery

174

Kristan Le

Expressive figures

176

Shanee Uberman

Inspired serenity

178

Julie Snyder

A new reality

Galleries in this Issue


Bonner David Galleries

Bonner David Galleries

AZ

Bonner David Galleries

Bonner David Galleries

AZ

Celebration of Fine Art Scottsdale

Celebration of Fine Art Scottsdale

AZ

Celebration of Fine Art Scottsdale

Celebration of Fine Art Scottsdale

AZ

Desert Botanical Garden

Desert Botanical Garden

AZ










Scottsdale Luxury Experience

Scottsdale Luxury Experience

AZ






Zantman Art Galleries

Zantman Art Galleries

CA

Carson Van Straaten Gallery

Carson Van Straaten Gallery

CO


Women Artists of the West/Saks Galleries

Women Artists of the West/Saks Galleries

CO

Cavalier Galleries Inc

Cavalier Galleries Inc

CT

The Greenwich Workshop Gallery

The Greenwich Workshop Gallery

CT






The Weatherburn Gallery

The Weatherburn Gallery

FL


Frazier Pettee Fine Art

Frazier Pettee Fine Art

IN




Anne Neilson Fine Art

Anne Neilson Fine Art

NC

Peterson Cody Gallery

Peterson Cody Gallery

NM

The Meyer East Gallery

The Meyer East Gallery

NM



Bernarducci Meisel Gallery

Bernarducci Meisel Gallery

NY






Vermont Artisans Designs & Gallery 2

Vermont Artisans Designs & Gallery 2

VT


Patricia Rovzar Gallery

Patricia Rovzar Gallery

WA

The Daily Painters Gallery

The Daily Painters Gallery

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